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    The Changing Industrial Structures of Northern and Southern Ireland

    Breathnach, Proinnsias (1979) The Changing Industrial Structures of Northern and Southern Ireland. Maynooth Review, 5 (2). pp. 3-14. ISSN 03324869

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    The partition of Ireland in the early part of this century was founded on fundamental differences, not only in religious, but perhaps more important, in economic composition between the two parts of the island. The following paper presents evidence which suggests that these differences in economic composition have tended to be reduced in recent years. The resultant convergence in economic structure must necessarily have significant political repercussions. By way of conclusion, some speculation on what these repercussions might be are offered.

    Item Type: Article
    Keywords: Changing Industrial Structures; Northern and Southern Ireland;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Social Sciences > Geography
    Item ID: 9359
    Depositing User: Proinnsias Breathnach
    Date Deposited: 11 Apr 2018 16:22
    Journal or Publication Title: Maynooth Review
    Publisher: Faculty of Arts, Celtic Studies & Philosophy NUIM
    Refereed: Yes

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